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Environmental Studies: Biographical Sources

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Environmental Activism: A Reference Handbook WOO Science Reference GE195 .S88 2003
This book treats environmental activism from a historical perspective, as well as within the context of contemporary issues. It provides a chronology of events, information about important people and organizations, descriptions of important reports, documents and court cases, and selected print and non-print resources.

Notable Twentieth-Century Scientists WOO Science Reference Q141 .N73 1995 v.1-4 and supp.
Information on approximately 1,300 twentieth century scientists active in all of the natural, physical, and applied sciences. Provides name, birth/death dates, nationality, primary field(s) of specialization, a basic biographical essay, lists of selected writings, and a source section for locating more information.

Biographical Dictionary of American and Canadian Naturalists and Environmentalists WOO Science Reference QH26 .B535 1997
Contains personal and professional information on 445 American and Canadian naturalists and environmentalists who lived between the late 15th and late 20th centuries.

The Environmentalists: A Biographical Dictionary from the 17th Century to the Present WOO Science Reference S926 .A2 A94 1993
A guide to individuals and organizations who have influenced the environmental movement in the United States and the world.